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A 24-year-old female asked:

Pls help!i have keratosis pilaris. im using retin a (tretinoin) at night and urea20% morning and afternoon for 1 month still no effect.what other cream can i use?

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Keratosis pilaris: Some have use lactic acid lotions ( like Amlactin-get doc approval before using it with retinoids/ urea) ) , or laser. Can try a bath scrub when showering with olive oil/ coconut oil and sugar that softens the skin. Discuss with doctor
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